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Suffering From Psoriasis From Past 6 Yrs

Good evening, Sir.I am 28 yr old man & suffering from Psoriasis from past 6 yrs! I have been on all types of corticosteroids including Methotextrate & Zempred too! Over these years & have had interim reliefs as well. However, i have got the outbursts of the psoriatic skin n lesions all over on my body again. Actually, I masturbate almost every other day and at times twice a day too! After all,as they say, when temptation knocks, imagination usually answers! Somehow, i feel that this increase of scaling & erythroderma on my body is an exacerbation of masturbation! PLEASE HELP.i wanna know the real facts about this as I am absolutely puzzled & confused too! :-( Should I completely refrain from masturbation? :-( As i understand, masturbation relieves stress & is a healthy practice. So what could be the real reason behind this severity of my skin? Please help me.Kind Regards,Aman.
Sat, 17 Dec 2011
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helloo Aman,
Welcome to Health Care Magic.
Psoriasis may be either due to bacterial or viral infection,too much sunlight or too little sunlight exposure,too much alcholic drinks,dry skin,stress and some drugs like anti malarial drugs.Masturbation has no special role in psoriasis.
Its better ti visit a dermatologist and have A SKIN BIOPSY done.he will provide you with certain lotions and onitments.Phototherapy mai also be given according to your skin type.
keep your skin clean and moist.Avoid scrubbing too hard it can irritate your skin.
General & Family Physician Dr. Andrew Rynne MD's  Response
Hi there Aman. Welcome to Healthcaremagic. There is no connection whatsoever betwwen outbreaks of psoriasis and masturbation. Anyone who tell you otherwise is not scientificallt trained. Masturbation is a harmness and universal practise. I wish you well.

Andrew Rynne MD
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dr.mohsin madni's  Response
hello,
your case is very chronic and have miasamatic effects.I thing homeopathic medic ,which are safe and natural can give more comforts,but it will take slight longer time.
sulpher 30 (one dose morning for 15 days.
psoranium 200 evening after every two days
use plenty of water to wash kidney filter.
dr.mohsin madni
madni66@saudia.com
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hi this is cured by ayurvedic panchakarma treatment for further detail contact me at +919964278800 india.
Dermatologist Dr. Puvvula Kishore Kumar's  Response
Goodevening..........Aman..,
Thanks and welcome to HCM...,
PSORIASIS...Common, genetically determined disorder with unknown cause...,
Hence don't bother about this....
And there is no role between Psoriasis and Masturbation...
Good treatment is available.....but only favourable..,
1) Topical application of Tazorotene daily 2 times...available as Gel..,
2) Phototherapy...PUVA..Psoralene with UVA rays exposure...quite useful...,
responding welll...
3) Systemic use...Acetretin capsules ... expensive ...but effective...,
4) Sun bathing will give good result.....remissions will come down...
5) Recomendations........monthly go for Sea bath & Sun bath...
avoid Spicy food...........
Allow happy atmosphere..to maintain good
mental relaxation.............
So go through this and get good result best of luck......
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Suffering From Psoriasis From Past 6 Yrs

helloo Aman, Welcome to Health Care Magic. Psoriasis may be either due to bacterial or viral infection,too much sunlight or too little sunlight exposure,too much alcholic drinks,dry skin,stress and some drugs like anti malarial drugs.Masturbation has no special role in psoriasis. Its better ti visit a dermatologist and have A SKIN BIOPSY done.he will provide you with certain lotions and onitments.Phototherapy mai also be given according to your skin type. keep your skin clean and moist.Avoid scrubbing too hard it can irritate your skin.